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Montebrasite

Ex Dr. Krantz, Bonn, Germany
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Description
Locality: 
Montebras Mines, Soumans, Creuse, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
5 × 7 × 3 cm
Weight: 
90.00gr
Description

Massive white montebrasite accompanied by minor sky-blue turquoise.
A classic from the type locality "Montebras Mines, Montebras, Soumans, Dept. Creuse, France". The turquoise-colored portions of the specimen show green fluorescence under SW UV.

Rare french material, comes with old Steite colletion label, box and corresponding number sticker. Dated to the mid 1900's. It is an unknown German collection, probably from Saxony.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Montebrasite

Formula: 
LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Strunz: 
8.BB.05
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Montebras Mines, Montebras, Soumans, Creuse, Limousin, France

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